With lockdown 3.0 well underway and Torontonians being urged to stay home, food boxes are the perfect way to avoid busy grocery stores. Reduce the risk of COVID-19 spread by signing up for one of these amazing farm boxes that include plenty of fresh fruits, veggies, meat and way more! Many of these subscription packages are loaded with local produce and are an amazing way to get groceries delivered right to your door when you’re in a time crunch. Support local and check out one of these subscription services that deliver to Toronto and the GTA!
Take a Look At These 5 Farm Boxes Delivering Fresh Products:
Located in Beaverton, ON, this farm goes above and beyond with their produce and meat offerings. The Stubborn Farmer uses no chemicals or pesticides to treat their selection of over 30 fruits and veggies and all are picked at peak ripeness. Their cows, sheep, pigs, chickens, and hens are grass fed on pasture containing 13 species of meadow grasses, flowers and legumes. Their farm boxes are fully customizable and you get to choose from their available selection for each order!
Farm To Door Club has been hibernating for the winter but their subscription farm boxes will be ready to go very soon! These packages are jam-packed with local and seasonal produce such as juicy Ontario peaches, Roma tomatoes, brown mushrooms, Barlett pears and butternut squash. Follow them on Instagram to get all the updates on when these colourful boxes will be available again.
Community Supported Agriculture is what keeps this farm thriving in Zephyr, ON. Here you have the option to subscribe to 1 or 2 boxes of their seasonally changing produce weekly, bi-weekly or monthly. Cooper’s CSA Farm also provides pasture-raised meat subscription boxes with options of pork, beef and chicken. Fresh produce and meat from their farm to your table!
Evergreen’s Farm is a Box program represents about 15 local farmers per week, including products like vegetables, fruit, mushrooms, bread, cheese and hummus. Here you can choose a Produce, Meat or Dairy Box, and add on other items like eggs, chocolate and honey!
Fresh City Farms is your one-stop-shop for all things local and organic! Here you can order their fresh produce bags that come with the option to only include locally sourced ingredients. This may not be a farm box but Fresh City Farms also offers Meals-In-A-Jar that come fully prepared and make for a delicious and quick meal!